- Assistant Professor
- School of Social Welfare, Social Welfare
1545 Lilac Lane
Lawrence, KS 66045
Meredith Bagwell-Gray, MSW, PhD, is an Assistant Professor in the School of Social Welfare at the University of Kansas. With an emphasis on health equity research, Dr. Bagwell-Gray studies the intersections of race, gender, and age with environmental factors, like living in rural areas, and contextual factors, like experiencing intimate partner violence, on women’s health and safety.
- Violence against women
- Health Disparities
- HIV/AIDS treatment and prevention
- Syndemic HIV, substance use, mental health and violence
- Development and testing of innovative interventions
Selected Publications —
Bagwell-Gray, M. E. (2019). Application of an intimate partner sexual violence taxonomy to women’s experiences of sexual violence in intimate relationships: New insights and understanding [Journal Articles]. Journal of Interpersonal Violence.
Bagwell-Gray, M. E. (2018). Establishing positive sexuality and reducing HIV risk: Women’s healing journey from intimate partner violence [Journal Articles]. Qualitative Health Research.
Grants & Other Funded Activity —
Assessing the Acceptability, Feasibility, and Efficacy of a Novel Intervention to Reduce Cervical Cancer Risk Among Survivors of Intimate Partner Violence. American Cancer Society. $31784.10. Submitted 1/1/2019 (6/1/2019 - 6/30/2020). Private. Status: Funded